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Reading with CA Conrad and Jennifer Moxley, Frank O'Hara's Last Lover, Snockey's Oyster and Crab House Rose Room, Philadelphia, January 31, 2015

Complete Recording (1:42:55): MP3

Reading at Woolsey Heights, Berkeley, November 2013

  1. Read German Potato Salad (4:54): MP3
  2. The Life of Denton Welch (4:32): MP3
  3. Translation of Stéphane Mallarmé (1:41): MP3
  4. Devotion (1:06): MP3
  5. Cyborg Events (3:02): MP3
  6. Skirt (2:46): MP3
  7. Get Out of My Way (2:06): MP3
  8. Game to Gunmetal (2:34): MP3
  9. Translation of Rimbaud and Verlaine (2:55): MP3
  10. Translation of Maxime Le Forestier (3:36): MP3
  11. Table of the Elements (7:55): MP3
  12. Secret Life of Plants (2:40): MP3

Complete Recording (41:24): MP3

Courtesy of Andrew Kenower/A Voice Box

Reading "Activism, Gay Poetry, AIDS in the 1980s," Woolsey Heights, February 2013

Complete Recording (1:11:10): MP3

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Condensery Reading, The Speakeasy, Oakland, CA, June 2011

  1. Introduction (1:11): MP3
  2. Better Than Today (2:22): MP3
  3. Overcoming Shame (4:25): MP3
  4. The Inn of the Red Leaf (4:53):MP3
  5. Anagrams (1:32): MP3
  6. Story of Lincoln (4:07): MP3
  7. Wuthering Heights (2:31): MP3"
  8. Prelude to a Put Down (1:21): MP3
  9. Gallery (3:21): MP3
  10. Violets in the Snow (1:16): MP3
  11. The Box (1:15): MP3
  12. Link (2:05): MP3
  13. What You Cannot See as Truth (2:01): MP3
  14. Nude Valentine (0:55): MP3"
  15. Link, Part 2 (0:57): MP3
  16. 5-Year Plan (0:21): MP3
  17. Speak Right(4:43): MP3

    Complete Recording (42:08): MP3

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Reading at Studio One, Oakland, 2009

  1. Long Ago Tomorrow (5:00): MP3
  2. I Lost Me to Meth (3:30): MP3
  3. Tight Rope (2:01): MP3
  4. Claude Cahun (1:44):MP3
  5. Cherry Bomb (3:28): MP3
  6. Pink Illusions (1:27): MP3
  7. Sandcastle (1:59): MP3"
  8. First Cover (2:27): MP3
  9. Genital Emotion (2:24): MP3
  10. Go Naked in the World (3:30): MP3

Complete Recording (28:57): MP3

Courtesy of Andrew Kenower/A Voice Box

Reading at 21 Grand, Oakland, 2009

  • Introduction (00:53): MP3
  • "Hey Day" (02:16): MP3
  • "Five Years In" (02:53): MP3
  • "I Lost Me to Meth" (03:29): MP3
  • "Skull with Jewels on it" (01:19): MP3
  • "Cannot Exist" (01:39): MP3
  • "American Idol" (04:47): MP3
  • "Acronyms" (01:54): MP3
  • "Genital Emotion" (03:05): MP3

Complete Recording (43:32): MP3

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Reading at Canessa Park, San Francisco, 2009

  • Introduction (00:35): MP3
  • "Hot Lights" (22:38): MP3

Complete Recording (23:13): MP3

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Conversation with Kevin Killian and Dodie Bellamy and Friends, at the Positions Colloquium, August 20, 2008

Complete Recording (1:25:00): MP3

Reading "Norwegian Wood" and "Is It All Over My Face?" at Queering Language Launch Reading, March 24, 2007

  • Introduction (01:08): MP3
  • "Norwegian Wood" (01:44): MP3
  • "Is It All Over My Face?" (06:46): MP3

Complete Recording (9:38) MP3

Talk at The Kootenay School of Writing, February 24, 2002

Complete Recording (46:12): MP3

Reading at The Kootenay School of Writing, February 22, 2002

  • Part 1 (30:52): MP3
  • Part 2 (21:48): MP3
  • Part 3 (22:19): MP3

Talk on Jack Spicer at The Kootenay School of Writing, July 6, 1991

  • Part 1 (10:16): MP3
  • Part 2 (10:43): MP3
  • Part 3 (15:22): MP3
  • Part 4 (19:04): MP3

Conversation with Dodie Bellamy at the University of Pennsylvania, September 19, 1997

    1. Memories of Jack Spicer, Part 1 (6:10): MP3
    2. Memories of Jack Spicer, Part 2 (8:56): MP3
    3. On the writing community in Berkeley, California (4:51): MP3
    4. On Spicer's theory of alien transmissions (2:30): MP3
    5. On college campus politics in the 1950s (2:12): MP3
    6. On the life of Jack Spicer (2:59): MP3
    7. On the challenge of biographical writing (2:42): MP3
    8. On Spicer's interest in linguistics (4:17): MP3
    9. On Spicer's pedagogy (5:07): MP3
    10. On writing and publishing a play (4:56): MP3
    11. On Gil Ott (10:46): MP3

Complete Recording (59:15): MP3

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